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Yellow-capped Pygmy-Parrot

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Kai Islands Pygmy Parrot Alternate name
Micropsitta keiensis Scientific name 
Psittaciformes Order
Psittacidae Family   
9.5 cm Length
Tropical mangrove and lowland rain forest, below 250m in:- Island of New Guinea:- [Indonesia:- , Kai islands, Mollucas, New Guinea, Waigeo,] [Melanesia:- Papua New Guinea, Irian Jaya,] Habitat-Altitude-Range
Usually 2 white eggs. Clutch  
Seeds, lichens, insects, fungi and mosses. Food 
1410 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Yellow-capped Pygmy-parrot calls
(Micropsitta keiensis viridipectus)
Nick Athanas XC18706
15-06-2007, Papua New Guinea


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